Solved GPU Upgrade from GTX480 - i52500K Tags: GPUs Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: February 28, 2014 5:01 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Stu_Spence5 February 28, 2014 11:55:05 AM Hello! I'm thinking about upgrading my video card, my current GPU is a GTX480 EVGA. Im running an i5 2500K OC at 4.0 Ghz. Can anyone suggest a good card to replace my 480? Im looking to spend around $300.00. Any help is much appreciated! More about : gpu upgrade gtx480 i52500k Reply to Stu_Spence5 barto a b U Graphics card February 28, 2014 11:59:26 AM 760 gtx for under 300. If you can get another $40, you can buy a 770 GTX. Both will be huge improvements over the 480. Reply to barto m 0 l jessterman21 a b U Graphics card February 28, 2014 12:00:24 PM Definitely a GTX 770 Reply to jessterman21 m 0 l Related resources Looking to upgrade my GPU for i5-2500k PC build - Forum gtx480 to 290x upgrade worth it? - Forum DDR3 RAM failing after upgrade to i5-2500k - Forum Best GPU for i5-2500k - Forum i5-2500k upgrade or not - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Stu_Spence5 February 28, 2014 12:10:48 PM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... this the one fellas? Will I have any problems with CPU bottleneck? Reply to Stu_Spence5 m 0 l Best solution barto a b U Graphics card February 28, 2014 12:23:24 PM No your CPU will not bottleneck that GPU. You don't need the 4GB unless you are playing resolutions above 1080. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Reply to barto Share jessterman21 a b U Graphics card February 28, 2014 1:47:03 PM barto said:No your CPU will not bottleneck that GPU. You don't need the 4GB unless you are playing resolutions above 1080. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... or unless you're using 8K textures in Skyrim... Reply to jessterman21 m 0 l barto a b U Graphics card February 28, 2014 5:01:41 PM jessterman21 said:or unless you're using 8K textures in Skyrim... Mod it up eh? Reply to barto m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources SolvedWhat should I upgrade to max out my i5-2500k Forum SolvedUpgrading to a 8350 from an I5-2500k Worth it? Forum SolvedBest GPU(s) for i5-2500K + 850W PSU? Forum SolvedBest GPU for an i5-2500k build? Forum SolvedUpgrading from i3-2120 to i5-2500k worth it? Forum GPU Cooling Advice - GTX480 Forum Q9450 to i52500k? Still worth the upgrade? Forum Is t worth it to Upgrade th GTX480? Forum SolvedAdvice on gpu upgrade from a XFX hd 5770 for new display Asus VG248QE Forum SolvedBudget GPU upgrade Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II x6 1055t + GPU upgrade? Forum SolvedUpgrade GPU Advice Forum SolvedGPU, CPU, PSU, RAM - upgrade order for gaming PC Forum SolvedLooking for imput on GPU upgrade Forum SolvedGPU Upgrade - old PSU sufficient? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !